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Rob Porter (Class of 2001)

Rob Porter, Cedar Rapids, along with Iowa Lottery Vice President Mary Neubauer and Lottery CEO Terry Rich, won an international gambling compliance award for their work to identify, investigate, and successfully prosecute what the World Lottery Association Magazine has called the "biggest lottery fraud of all time."

Rob Porter, Class of 2001, receiving an award

On April 18, 2018, GamblingCompliance awarded the Iowa Lottery an award for "Outstanding Achievement in Compliance" at its 2018 Global Regulatory Awards in London.  The Iowa Lottery and its employees were one of five worldwide finalists for the award.  

Rob Porter has served as the Vice President and General Counsel of the Iowa Lottery Authority since August 2014. 

Read more at:

https://gamblingcomplianceawards.com/2017-awards/2018-winners/

http://www.houstonpress.com/news/robert-clarke-rhodes-ii-of-sugar-land-helped-pull-off-the-biggest-ever-lottery-scam-9403382

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/eddie-tommy-tipton-brothers-accused-of-multi-state-lottery-scheme/

http://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/iowa/computer-find-proved-key-to-unraveling-iowa-lottery-fraud/article_33c98dad-bfb5-570c-9b18-828dbc6259cd.html

 

Rob Porter